• Crisis Counseling and Intervention Services (CCIS)


    We are dedicated to restoring and maintaining a safe and healthy learning environment for the students and staff of the LA Unified (LAUSD).  CCIS staff provides crisis response and recovery services in partnership across multiple L.A. Unified Departments, the Los Angeles School Police Department, as well as community stakeholders and agencies.    

    Emergency Information and After Hours Services
    If you need IMMEDIATE help, please call 911.
    For a psychiatric emergency, contact one of the following agencies:

      •  Los Angeles School Police Department (213) 625-6631
      •  988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline, Call or Text 988 (24 hours)
      •  Department of Mental Health 24-hour ACCESS Center (800) 854-7771
      •  School Mental Health - LAUSD smh.lausd.net
      •  Suicide Prevention - LAUSD suicideprevention.lausd.net
      •  Human Relations, Diversity & Equity - LAUSD humanrelations.lausd.net
      •  National Child Traumatic Stress Network nctsn.org
      •  CA Victims Assistance victimcompensation.ca.gov
  • Contact


    LaKisha Johnson, LCSW, M.A. Ed, PPSC
    E: lakisha.bridgewater@lausd.net

    333 S. Beaudry Ave. 29th Floor
    Los Angeles, CA 90017

Quick Links

  • School Mental Health Brochure